2019 Writers League of Texas Book Award Finalist, Writers’ League of Texas, Austin, TX 2019 Best Young Adult Book Finalist, Texas Institute of Letters Best Multicultural Children’s Books Of 2018, Center for the Study of Multicultural Children’s Literature, Inglewood, CA

Best Books– Kirkus Reviews Starred Review – Kirkus Reviews Junior Library Guild Selection Commended Lists – Américas Book Award, Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs Tayshas List – Texas Library Association Texas’ Great Reads 2018 – The Texas Center for the Book, Texas State Library and Archives Commission representing Texas at the National Book Festival […]

Westchester Young Adult Fiction Award Westchester Fiction Award Committee Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy Finalist Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America 2013 Amelia Bloomer Project List Feminist Task Force of the Social Responsibilities Round Table of the (ALA) “Best Books of the Year List” School Library Journal Best Children’s […]

Pura Belpre Author Award ALSC/Reforma William C. Morris YA Debut Award Finalist YALSA 2013 Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children’s Book Award Américas Award Honorable Mention Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs (CLASP) Amelia Elizabeth Walden Award Finalist Assembly on Literature for Adolescents 2012 International Latino Book Awards – Honorable Mention 2013 International Literacy Association’s Promising […]